Questions

Is it Possible to Make a Generic Control in .NET Win Forms?

I've got the following Generic usercontrol declared: But the compiler won't allow me to do this: How do I create a generic user control in C#?

Execution Timeout Expired. The timeout period elapsed prior to completion of the operation

When I run my code I get the following exception: >An unhandled exception of type 'System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException' occurred in System.Data.dll > >Additional information: Execution Timeout Expired....

6 May at 06:14

Create docx word document web api .net core

I am developing a Web API project in Asp.net core 2.0. I am in need of a library or way to create Word document. I have searched an tried NPOI and DocX. Both are not as good as expected. Can anyone su...

How do you reverse a string in JavaScript?

What's the most optimal and concise way of reversing a string in JavaScript?

5 May at 09:58

MVC to REST API refactor question

I'm creating a REST API that will replace the backend of an MVC site. There's some places in the MVC site that have Validation and Confirmation routes for say, updating profile information. The user c...

3 May at 17:50

How to jump to Blazor SSR?

I'm a backend engineer busy with a startup project thus dabbling in the frontend. Right now I'm using Razor pages with Bootstrap and so far it worked pretty nicely for the initial phase of the proj...

3 May at 17:49

What's a good solution for collecting metrics for notification purposes?

I have a console application that I want to add metrics to. But not the usual metrics (performance). Maybe a better term is _statistics_. Essentially, at certain points in my application, I want to re...

Anyone knows how to register a custom IViewLocationExpander in .NET Core?

This is the old way to add a "MyViewLocationExpander" with a Startup.cs file (from StackOverflow) ```csharp public class Startup { public void ConfigureServices(IServiceCollection servic...

3 May at 17:46

Best hosting option for Windows Server 2022, ASP.NET and SQL Server

I have a .NET FX ASP.NET application to host. What are the best hosting option for Windows Server 2022, ASP.NET and SQL Server, I mean I want my own Windows server that I access remotely. Criteria ar...

3 May at 17:44

Is there any way to use a .NET Standard 2.0 Library that relies on EF for both .NET Framework 4.8.1 and .NET 6

We want to migrate from .NET Framework 4.8.1 to .NET 6 (.NET Core 6). However, business-wise, we can't afford to both migrate the entirety of our solutions on one side while adding new features in...

3 May at 17:42

Creating .NET applications on Linux

I am planning to learn C# and .NET Core and the tutorials are all in visual studio which is not supported in Linux. It's alternative is visual studio code on linux but what are the limitations of visu...

3 May at 17:41

Difference between Infrastructure and Persistance layer in Clean Artchitecture ?

I'm currently learning how to build an API with a clean architecture. After reading a few articles, I followed a tutorial, and looking at what the final project looked like, I saw that the “Infras...

3 May at 17:40

C# .NET backend with a JS framework frontend?

I have been learning ASP .NET CORE for the past 4 months to go with a react/next frontend... Works great and I much prefer it to using node etc, I apply to the jobs that say they use react/angular on ...

3 May at 17:39

IIS 401 when I transported a site .NET 4.8 to a different IIS host.

The site is .NET 4.8 with **OWin**. I copied it from 1 working 2008 R2 box to another. I'm now getting 401's on several pages. It feels like authentication but I've double/triple checked th...

3 May at 17:38

How to execute class library?

I've created a web project with different layers from domain to web API. And just when I wanted to run it for the first time I've realised it's a class library and it doesn't have Program.cs thus no e...

3 May at 17:37

Why choose minimal API over controller based API?

I'm currently a student learning about minimal APIs. I am a little confused about their importance. Are they genuinely useful, or are they just a nice-to-have with little practical use? I've read a nu...

3 May at 17:36

How implementation DDD with EF Core ...

I've returned to using EF Core for a DDD project after a long time away. Previously, I worked with Spring. Implementing DDD with EF Core seems more challenging than I expected, particularly for com...

3 May at 17:35

Websocket in dotnet with API Gateway and Fargate?

I'm building an ASP.NET core project. The bulk of it is a REST API, which we have deployed in a Fargate Container behind API Gateway. Those are partly client requirements, not my decision. For part...

3 May at 17:34

PDF chunking for vector embeddings options?

I'm building a RAG on dotnet web api and looking for library/libraries that can take in a PDF and create text for vector embeddings (and possibly do the splitting strategy). Does anyone have any recom...

3 May at 17:33

In Windows we have IIS but what do we run dotnet websites when in Linux

Just curious what alternatives people use to run there app on linux hosting if not in azure? Is the standard these days some kind of plesk install

3 May at 17:32

LDAP integration in dotnet 6.0

We have a Web Api project in Dot Net 6.0 which is being hosted in Docker Linux Container and deployed in AWS ECS. Since the **System.DirectoryServices** only works on Windows , we have tried to use...

3 May at 17:31

Is this a misuse of Dispose?

I'm reviewing a class that implements `IDispose` and therefore has a Dispose method. In the constructor of this class we open a DB transaction. In the dispose method we commit the transaction and exe...

Best way to build static site?

I am a fresh graduate new to dotnet, C#. I am mostly building APIs and web apps using MVC for the past few months for my job. Now, I've got a client who needs a few static websites. What would be th...

3 May at 16:7

How to open an Angular+.NET project in Visual Studio GUI after creating it in VSC?

I have a [Angular+.NET](https://Angular+.NET) project where the 'client' folder holds the Angular files and 'api' folder has the .NET project. I started working on it in Visual Studio Code and jus...

3 May at 16:7

Web app container running .net with SMB access?

Has anyone managed to run .net code in a docker container running on an azure web app that can connect to a share using SMB? I'm looking to move some work loads to web apps rather than AKS for now....

3 May at 16:6